News & Insights
- Jonathan King quoted in The New Yorker article on Sir Lucian Grainge, Artificial Intelligence and the Music IndustryJonathan Z. King
- Company Law Alert: Part 1—New Federal Rules for Reporting Beneficial Ownership of EntitiesSimon Gerson
- A Trademark is Not a Copyright or a Patent 2022William M. Borchard
- Trademark Law Alert: U.S. Court of Appeals Affirms-Shoe “Parody” was a Trademark InfringementWilliam M. Borchard
On My Mind Blog
We succesfully represented our client, Major League Baseball Partners, Inc.
The Second Circuit affirms summary judgment for our client.
We established that cigarette rolling paper size designations are generic.
Federal Circuit reverses cancellation of U.S. trademark registrations
What They Say
“Joel Karni Schmidt has been advising and assisting my clients with trademark filing and prosecution for the past 15 years. I worked closely with Joel on multiple matters and he is an excellent attorney. He is very efficient, always recommends the best and most cost-effective approach, is extremely experienced and thus knows how to solve the problems, and just as important – he is very nice and pleasant to work with.”2022 The Legal 500
Maryann Licciardi shows “incredible skill in moving difficult matters forward in the right direction and really understands clients’ business needs and priorities.”2022 WTR 1000 – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals
Mary Kevlin has “encyclopaedic knowledge of trademark law and TTAB practice. She is consistently thoughtful in her approach and advice, and provides only the best-quality work product. She trains and leads an experienced team who follow in her footsteps.”2022 WTR 1000 – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals
"Trademark prosecution is, in my opinion, one of the strongest points of the firm. The team is well-structured with attorneys and paralegals, the attention to detail is noteworthy, the responses are timely and well-thought out and the all-round training of lawyers ensures that a matter is analyzed from all angles, not just prosecution.”2022 The Legal 500
“[Mary] Kevlin has handled an enormous number of USPTO proceedings over her 35 years in practice. Very active at the TTAB, she succeeded in having the board declare the World Series to have ‘a very high level of fame’ back in 2017.”2024 WTR 1000 – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals
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We represent clients of all sizes across a broad range of industries. The boutique size of our firm, and the breadth of our practice capabilities, allow us to provide a multidisciplinary approach in a cost-effective manner.
Our experience spans a broad range of industries and is international in scope. We appreciate the opportunity of growing with successful companies and brands, as well as creative individuals and accomplished executives.